WELD1117 is a dual credit (Crete High School and Southeast Community College Manufacturing Occupations Welding Technology) course. Students will receive both high school credits and also college credits through SCC.
Catalog Description: WELD117 will involve study of the theory, safety, equipment, and applications of the Oxyacetylene Welding Process.
SENCAP Credit: 2.0
Lecture/Classroom Hours: 20
Vocational Lab Hours: 0
Total Contact Hours: 20
The course will cover:
a. Introduction of oxyacetylene welding and cutting processes.
b. Discussion of safe handling and operating oxyacetylene cutting and welding systems.
d. Introduction of cylinder safety, transportation, and personal protective equipment.
The student will be able to:
a. Utilize safely handling and operating oxyacetylene cutting and welding systems.
b. Understand the proper use, care, handling, and storage of oxyacetylene equipment and supplies.
c. Understand the personal protective equipment required for oxyacetylene welding and cutting.
a. Text Required: Modern Welding; 11th Edition
b. Other Resources: Supplemental handouts supplied by instructor.
Tools/Supplies provided by Crete High School
Course Content/Units of Instruction
c. Gasses for Oxyactylene
e. Oxyacetylene Welding of Ferrous Metals
f. Oxyacetylene Welding of Non-Ferrous Metals
g. Miscellaneous Applications
h. Equipment Set-Up
Specific Course Requirements
a. Completion of all tests, projects, assignments, and notebook.
b. Must earn a final grade of 70% (2.0) or higher.
d. Program shop safety rules will be followed.
Methods of Presentation/Instruction
a. Presentation methods may include, but are not limited
Methods of Evaluation
The following may be utilized in
e. Attendance/Class conduct
Letter grades will be based on the SCC Standard Grade Scale Policy.
SCC Standard Grading Scale Policy:
A+ 95-100 C+ 75-79
A 90-94 C 70-74
B+ 85-89 D+ 65-69
B 80-84 D 60-64
F Below 60
- Teacher: Marc Wittstruck